InsightaaS: Louis Columbus, senior manager for enterprise marketing at Cincom Systems, has posted a "Roundup Of Small & Medium Business Cloud Computing Forecasts And Market Estimates, 2013" — in the excellent Enterprise Irregulars blog site, which is a leading source of commentary on enterprise software.
What sets apart the fastest-growing small businesses is their an innate strength at turning data and information into results.
It’s becoming easy to spot a smaller business who is going to break out and grow quickly. They often have these qualities: they highly value knowledge, expertise and speed over seniority or cronyism; they have successfully managed a geographically distributed supply chain, production and service operations early in their history; and long before they reach $20M in sales they have learned how to balance domestic and international customer demands. In short, they learned fast how to compete and win business globally.
Over the last several months research firms and enterprise software vendors have released studies on cloud computing adoption in small & medium businesses (SMBs)...